Sheffield University Management School

University of Sheffield

Human Resource Management

This course explores employment relations and selecting, motivating and developing staff. You also get special training to help you understand HR management in its strategic, organisational and financial contexts. You can apply to base your dissertation on project work with an organisation. Recent projects include the review of a large accountancy firm's approach to corporate social responsibility.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 or an approved professional qualification. English language requirements- All of our courses require an overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: managing people in organisations; professional development; industrial relations; research methods; accounting and financial management; employee and organisational development; international human resource studies; employee performance management; strategic management; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Individual assignments, group projects, end-of-semester examinations and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 18,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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